Provide infrastructure facilities for Rojana industrial park in Milleniya.
Budget Speech para. 148: "Rojana Industries of Thailand will be establishing an Industrial Park at Milleniya with an investment of USD 500 million. The Government has already provided this venture with land and will also provide the necessary infrastructure such as electricity, water, access roads etc. up to the Zone." Allocation Revised: According to the DPMM September report, the allocation has been revised from LKR 2,000 million to LKR 2,900 million.
Promise Revised: The scope of the promise has been revised. No agreement was reached with Rojana industries, the Thai company that was investing in Milleniya Industrial Park. According to the information received, the Zone is now being developed by the BOI as one of the BOI Export Processing Zones and the BOI has been authorised to take ownership of the land for the Milleniya EPZ.
- Allocation (Rs. Mn) : 2,000
- Sector : Industry & Commerce
- Ministry / Government Institution : Ministry of Development Strategies and International Trade
Openness Tracker Responsive
Information on progress was obtained through a response to the request for information filed under the Right to Information Act No 12 of 2016 and the action plan made available on the website of the responsible government agency. Further, information on progress was also obtained using "Progress of Large Scale Development Projects and Programmes as at 30th September 2018". Due to the change in the scope of the promise following the failure to reach an agreement with the investment partner, Rojana Industries, Thailand, the promise is determined to be broken.
Progress Tracker Broken
Due to the change in the scope of the promise, the promise has been categorised as broken
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